The table below looks at the statistics for Cybersecurity skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cybersecurity over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cybersecurity
Rank 48 96 102
Rank change year-on-year
+48 +6
Permanent jobs citing Cybersecurity 36 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.68% 0.55% 0.089%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.30% 0.63% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 33 6 1
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +3.09%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
Cybersecurity
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
838 951 998
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 85.77% 86.61% 88.79%
Number of salaries quoted 748 827 853
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Cybersecurity
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region citing Cybersecurity as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Cybersecurity Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Cybersecurity
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cybersecurity across the Kent region.

Cybersecurity Salary Trend in Kent

Cybersecurity
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cybersecurity across the Kent region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

Cybersecurity Salary Histogram in Kent

Cybersecurity
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cybersecurity within the Kent region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Folkestone - 4 £42,500 - 1
Maidstone - 4 £37,500 -
Cybersecurity
South East

Cybersecurity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT jobs citing Cybersecurity also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for Cybersecurity.

1 32 (82.05%) SIEM
2 29 (74.36%) Information Security
3 24 (61.54%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 23 (58.97%) PCI DSS
5 20 (51.28%) Degree
5 20 (51.28%) Finance
6 19 (48.72%) CEH
6 19 (48.72%) Malware Detection/Protection
7 18 (46.15%) System Testing
7 18 (46.15%) Secure Coding
7 18 (46.15%) CREST Certified
7 18 (46.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 18 (46.15%) Penetration Testing
8 15 (38.46%) Firewall
8 15 (38.46%) SANS
8 15 (38.46%) OSCP
9 14 (35.90%) Windows
10 12 (30.77%) Time Management
11 10 (25.64%) LogRhythm
11 10 (25.64%) Linux
12 9 (23.08%) Cisco
13 8 (20.51%) CISSP
14 7 (17.95%) Active Directory
14 7 (17.95%) Management Information System
15 6 (15.38%) Big Data
15 6 (15.38%) Data Protection
15 6 (15.38%) Security Operations
16 5 (12.82%) Host Intrusion Detection System
16 5 (12.82%) vSphere
16 5 (12.82%) Cisco ASA

Cybersecurity
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 15 (38.46%) Firewall
2 5 (12.82%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (12.82%) LAN
2 5 (12.82%) WAN
3 4 (10.26%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.56%) Network Security
4 1 (2.56%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.38%) Big Data
2 2 (5.13%) Data Mining
General
1 20 (51.28%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Advertising
2 1 (2.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (48.72%) Consultant
1 19 (48.72%) Security Consultant
2 18 (46.15%) IT Consultant
2 18 (46.15%) IT Security Consultant
3 11 (28.21%) Cybersecurity Consultant
4 10 (25.64%) Analyst
5 8 (20.51%) Security Manager
6 7 (17.95%) Security Analyst
7 5 (12.82%) IT Manager
7 5 (12.82%) IT Operations Manager
7 5 (12.82%) IT Security Manager
7 5 (12.82%) Operational Security Manager
7 5 (12.82%) Operations Manager
7 5 (12.82%) Security Operations Manager
7 5 (12.82%) Vulnerability Analyst
8 4 (10.26%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (10.26%) Senior Security Analyst
9 3 (7.69%) Security Technical Consultant
9 3 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
9 3 (7.69%) Technical Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.26%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.95%) Management Information System
2 4 (10.26%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (2.56%) Cyber Attack
3 1 (2.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (2.56%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 14 (35.90%) Windows
2 10 (25.64%) Linux
3 4 (10.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (82.05%) SIEM
2 29 (74.36%) Information Security
3 24 (61.54%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 19 (48.72%) Malware Detection/Protection
5 18 (46.15%) Penetration Testing
5 18 (46.15%) Secure Coding
5 18 (46.15%) System Testing
6 12 (30.77%) Time Management
7 6 (15.38%) Data Protection
7 6 (15.38%) Security Operations
8 4 (10.26%) Identity Access Management
8 4 (10.26%) Kalman Filter
8 4 (10.26%) Malware Analysis
8 4 (10.26%) Vulnerability Management
9 3 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (5.13%) ITIL
11 1 (2.56%) Incident Management
11 1 (2.56%) Risk Assessment
11 1 (2.56%) Service Management
11 1 (2.56%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.26%) SQL
2 3 (7.69%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (51.28%) Degree
2 19 (48.72%) CEH
3 18 (46.15%) CREST Certified
4 15 (38.46%) OSCP
4 15 (38.46%) SANS
5 8 (20.51%) CISSP
6 1 (2.56%) CISM
6 1 (2.56%) CISMP
6 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (58.97%) PCI DSS
2 18 (46.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (17.95%) Active Directory
2 5 (12.82%) vSphere
3 4 (10.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (10.26%) XenApp
4 1 (2.56%) Snort
4 1 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (12.82%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 4 (10.26%) Nessus
2 4 (10.26%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 10 (25.64%) LogRhythm
2 9 (23.08%) Cisco
3 5 (12.82%) ArcSight
3 5 (12.82%) CheckPoint
3 5 (12.82%) VMware
4 4 (10.26%) Citrix
4 4 (10.26%) Microsoft
5 3 (7.69%) Palo Alto
5 3 (7.69%) Qualys
5 3 (7.69%) Sophos
5 3 (7.69%) Splunk
6 1 (2.56%) AlienVault
Folkestone, Kent
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Kent
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Salary: £45000 per annum + Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London or Kent
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Salary: £75,000 - £100,000 per year plus benefits
Posted: 17 days ago